Last week I had the pleasure of talking about geo-politics to IESE’s alumni in Moscow and Munich and what struck me most about the two sessions was the willingness of both the Russians and Germans to discuss relatively sensitive political issues.
Besides benefits, electric vehicles also bring risks associated with energy supply in the case that investments are not made in the grid and renewable infrastructure, their own environmental issues and the geo-politics associated with changing commodity demands
IESE’s Alumni Association arranged a session on Strategy and Geo-politics in Paris. This was the second of a series of events scheduled around the world.
Singapore is simply amazing for what it has accomplished, what it is today, and the model of future prosperity and harmony it offers for South East Asia. Its prosperity has however come at a political cost which raises a question about what its example means for the rest of the region.
Rex Tillerson, who is still the U.S. Secretary of State, met with the President of Turkey last week in an effort to work through the current difficulties between the two countries and in a rare departure of protocol, went alone to the meeting without even his own interpreter. The meeting comes at a critical moment in the relationship between the U.S. and Turkey which illustrate the incredible complexity that is increasingly facing different parts of the world today.